Tag Archives: Republicans

A pre-2020 survival guide

Good advice from a Facebook friend in Austin. 1. Don’t use his name; 2. Remember this is a regime and he’s not acting alone; 3. Do not argue with those… Read more »

Profiles in (something not remotely close to) courage

Some members of Congress are even hiding from constituents trying to ask them questions about the future of their health care coverage. On Tuesday, a small group of constituents went… Read more »

How Democracy Dies: Cowards ruling Americans happy to be kept scared and stupid

I’m going to try to convey to you how astoundingly different the Republican Party felt when I was your age. The big guy then was Ronald Reagan. Temperamentally, though not… Read more »

How Democracy Dies: Eight years? Can we get through the first week before taking a victory lap?

'Eight years. Eight years.': Donald Trump and his team are already assuming a 2020 reelection win https://t.co/ZymqJ2bnKg pic.twitter.com/SFEWMFOoYu — Aaron Blake (@AaronBlake) January 24, 2017 America’s new President is easily… Read more »